Module 11

The Construction Process

  1. The Role of the General Contractor
    • Predevelopment
    • Deal Making, Financing and Risk Containment
    • Building and Lease-Up
    • Substantial Completion and Certificate of Occupancy
  2. Selecting the General Contractor
    • Representative or Relevant Project Data
    • Evaluation Considerations
    • Numerical Evaluation System
  3. Construction Strategies
    • Design-Build
    • General Contractor
    • Fee Primes
    • Multiple Primes
  4. Controlling Costs
  5. Bid Award Contracts
  6. Fast Track – Guaranteed Maximum – Negotiated Contract
  7. Cost-Plus Contract
  8. Lump-Sum Contract
  9. Unit Pricing Contract
  10. Lump-Sum with Escalation Contract
  11. Fixed Price Incentive Contract
  12. Fixed Price Prospective Price Predetermination
  13. Agreements to Construct
  14. Insurance and Risk Containment
  15. Construction Management Process
    • Preconstruction Meeting
  16. Cost Monitoring
  17. The Art of Construction Scheduling
  18. Quality Assurance – Quality Control
  19. Proposals for Quality Assurance – Quality Control Programs
  20. Construction Phase Insight